At Boys & Girls Village, we understand that children and families are the cornerstones of our society. Since 1942, it has been our mission to preserve and strengthen family bonds. As a leader in services for troubled youth and their families, we continually strive to develop a seamless continuum of care. Boys & Girls Village offers an array of services for children and their families. These services range from highly structured sub-acute services on campus to intensive intervention and care in the home and the community. Our broad range of programs and services are designed to work collaboratively with families, state and local agencies, and other community providers.
A team of a Master’s level clinician and Bachelor level mental health counselor provide intensive in-home psychiatric services to children and adolescents. Youth are at risk for hospitalization or may be stepping down from inpatient care. The team provide individual, and family therapy to clients.
Master's Degree and licensed eligible. The MDFT program is a family focused, ecologically oriented evidence based model effective in the treatment of children/adolescents between the ages of 9 and 18 with substance abuse and/or dependence issues, or with disruptive behaviors and/or co-morbid psychiatric issues who are at risk for substance abuse.
The Milieu Nurse provides nursing services and administers medication as needed in a residential treatment facility . The milieu nurse is also responsible for directly engaging with youth in care and assisting them in developing adaptive living skills. The milieu nurse also actively supervises, monitors, and manages crisis situations calmly and therapeutically in conjunction with the mental health workers. The milieu nurses are part of a multi-disciplinary team who work together to provide therapeutic services throughout a client’s stay.
Energetic, motivated individual with future connection to expand BGV. Solid experience working with youth with disabilities in a school environment. Experience working with youth in crisis. May also work within one of our 24/7 residences.
Special Education Teacher- Sign on Bonus
Certified Special Education Teacher to be responsible for the assessment, planning, programming and provision of special education instruction in a milieu model of specialized services. DSAP, Initial, Provisional or professional CT State Special Education Teaching Certification required. Bachelor's degree in special education required. Master's degree is preferred. There is a sign on bonus offered. There are both Full and Part Time positions available.
BGV is looking for a Controller to support the overall business functions of the agency.
Clinician- Licensed for Residential
BGV is seeking LCSW/LMFT/LPCs to join our multi-disciplinary treatment team in our residential program for adolescent boys
Increased compensation for Bi-lingual Spanish speaking candidates.
Mental Health Worker
The Mental Health Worker/Mentor/Line Staff are responsible for directly supervising and engaging with youth and assisting them in developing adaptive living skills. They also actively monitor and manage crisis situations. They drive youth to court, appointments and recreational trips.
Masters Level Therapist provides in home clinical services to the child and other influencers in the child’s life (family, parents, school). The Therapist must work a flexible schedule in order to eliminate the factors that create risk for repeat maltreatment, out of home placement of the child, and continued substance misuse to promote the long-term sustainability and generalizability of treatment gains. We offer increased compensation for Bilingual staff.
School Social Worker
Boys & Girls Village is seeking a certified School Social Worker for our K – 12 therapeutic school, Charles F. Hayden. Increased compensation for Bi-lingual Spanish speaking candidates.
Director of Residential Services
Licensed mental health worker who will be responsible for ensuring that services are quality driven, strength based, family focused and delivered in a fiscally effective manner. The Director executes the position through programmatic oversight and development, direct supervision of key staff, and the ensuring policies and procedures that are in accordance with contracts, licensing and accreditation standards. Assures that program provide treatment services that are comprehensive, timely, and effective and are in accordance with the mission and goals of the agency